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Kaela Smocked American Girl Doll Pattern

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(9) Name: 'Sewing : Kaela Smocked American Girl Doll Pattern
Kaela Smocked American Girl Doll Pattern 18-inch Smocked Doll Dress
Kaela Smocked American Girl Doll Pattern View 2
Kaela Smocked American Girl Doll Pattern View 1
Kaela Smocked American Girl Doll Pattern American Girl Doll Dress
Kaela Smocked American Girl Doll Pattern View 3

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • You need basic sewing skills to make a doll dress on the sewing machine and basic smocking skills. You also need a way to pleat the fabric either by hand or with a pleater.

Pattern Description:

The delicate smocking on this dress features ribbons and a row of tiny flowers. The Kaela Dress has 3 views. View 1 is shown in the picture of the dress made from white batiste that has been smocked with pink floss and pink ribbons. The edges of sleeves are finished with lace and the sleeves are gathered and tied with a pink ribbon. The collar is also made from white batiste. View 2 is shown in the blue broadcloth dress with a white insert smocked with mostly blue thread and blue ribbon. The sleeves are the same as View 1. View 3 is pictured in the navy broadcloth dress that has been smocked with bright colored ribbons and floss. This view has gathered sleeves with a band. The collar and cuffs are navy but they could easily be made from white fabric.

There are 7 large photos included in the pattern.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Pattern fits 18-inch dolls with vinyl head, arms and legs and a cloth stuffed body and was sized on various American Girl Dolls by The Pleasant Company.

Materials:

  • View 1: 7/8 yard of batiste or 3/4 yard broadcloth or calico. 2/3 yard of 1/4" to 1/2" wide lace (100% cotton or soft synthetic). 2/3 yard lace beading. 1-2/3 yard 1/8" wide ribbon. 4" of Velcro. 9" cord for piping. Thread to match. Floss. View 2: 7/8 yard of batiste or 3/4 yard broadcloth or calico. 1/8 yard contrasting fabric for insert. 2/3 yard of 1/4" to 1/2" wide lace (100% cotton or soft synthetic). 2/3 yard lace beading. 1-2/3 yard 1/8" wide ribbon. 4" of Velcro. 9" cord for piping. Thread to match. Floss. View 3: 7/8-yard of batiste or 3/4-yard broadcloth or calico. 4" of Velcro. 9" cord for piping. Thread to match. Floss.


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I started sewing as a very young child and absolutely fell in love with the craft. As a young mother I made all of my own clothes as well as those for my four children. While my children were in ...

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